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Blountville, Tennessee

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The location of Blountville

Welcome to Blountville ...

Blountville is located in Sullivan County and is the County Seat for Sullivan County.

The location of Blountville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Blountville had a population of 3,074 people.<2> (see below for details).

Blountville was established in 1792.

Blountville is 1,530 feet [466 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Blountville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Blountville: (423)

Population Details ...

More information can be found on the Census Page for Blountville.

Communities near Blountville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Blountville and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Bloomingdale   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bristol   [Map]   26,842   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Collingwood   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Colonial Heights   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
East Ridge   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Elizabethton   [Map]   13,743   S   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Blountville.

Communities Also Named Blountville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Blountville - they are located in Mississippi and South Carolina.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Blountville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Blountville. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blountville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blountville.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Blountville:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blountville ...

Looking for more information about Blountville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Blountville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Blountville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Blountville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Sullivan County:

The official website for State of Tennessee:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Blountville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blountville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blountville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Blountville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blountville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blountville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5332, Longitude: -82.3268     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blountville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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